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IU High School Summer Dance Intensive Schedules

Below are the Daily and Weekly Schedules.


  • 7:45-9:05 Breakfast
  • 9:30-11:00am Modern Technique or Ballet for the Modern Dancer
  • Ten minute break 
  • 11:10am-12:40pm Technique Class Two
  • 12:40-2:00pm Lunch
  • 2:00-3:10pm Dance Styles Class (Jazz, Hip Hop, Musical Theatre, Global forms)
  • Ten minute break
  • 3:30-4:40pm Creative Practice: Dance Improvisation or Composition
  • 4:45-6:00pm (alternating)
    • Theory & History: Lecture and or laboratory, students will study anatomy for dance, Dance History and Current Trends, and other related topics to the Contemporary Collegiate Dance Student
    • Repertory: Students will learn and perform works of Contemporary Choreography taught by faculty
  • 6:00-7:30pm Dinner
  • 8:00-11:00 pm Supervised Evening Activities: Informal lectures, film viewings, Q & A sessions, recreational outings (IU Cinema, Art Museum, Union, IU Outdoor Pool, Kirkwood Avenue, Farmer’s Market)
  • Lights out at 11:00pm.


Week One: 6/15-6/22

  • Sunday 6/15, arrival and check-in, group evening meeting and opening celebration
  • Monday 6/16, daily schedule
  • Tuesday 6/17, daily schedule
  • Wednesday 6/18, daily schedule
  • Thursday 6/19, daily schedule
  • Friday 6/20, daily schedule
  • Saturday 6/21, Master class intensives:
    •     David Hochoy, Graham Technique
    •     Ballet class
    •     Ghanaian dance
    •     Repertory
    •     Evening Activity
  • Sunday 6/22, Day off, IU Outdoor Pool and other optional outings

Week Two, 6/23-6/27

  • Monday 6/23, daily schedule
  • Tuesday 6/24, daily schedule
  • Wednesday 6/25, daily schedule
  • Thursday 6/26, daily schedule
  • Friday 6/27, daily schedule until lunch, Culminating Showing at 3:30 for family and friends
  • Check out Friday evening or Saturday morning departure

IU Contemporary Dance | Department of Theatre, Drama, and Contemporary Dance | 275 N. Jordan Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405 | (812) 855-7020Summer 1

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